Long-time cartoonist dies

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By Thomas Barr

 SHEPHERDSVILLE -- A longtime fixture on the editorial pages of The Pioneer News has died.

Paul Evans Coyle, 78, of Louisville, died on Wednesday, July 17, 2013. Since July 1985, Coyle was the editorial cartoonist for The Pioneer News.

He was honored, along with the editorial page, on several occasions for the views taken and expressed by his sharp pen.

He also worked as a syndicated columnist for some time with his panels going across the world.

He was a retired SM Sergeant with the Kentucky Air National Guard. He recently retired from the Louisville Speed Art Museum. 

He was preceded in death by a daughter, Paula June Coyle. 

<br /> He is survived by his children, Michael (Karen) Coyle, Vickie Lynn (Joe) Coyle Grieshaber; grandchildren, Michael Paul, Matthew, Amber, Jessica, Lauren, Brandon and Joseph; and great-grandchildren, Henry, Liam and Clayton. <br /> Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. on Friday, July 19, at Evergreen Cemetery on Preston Highway. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to the Bullitt County Animal Shelter. To send a special message, visit www.NewcomerKentuckiana.com| free | 07/22/13 | 07/22/13 | Lippe, Roy | Elizabethtown | Kentucky | | | Roy Lippe, 83, of Elizabethtown, died on Tuesday, July 16, 2013. <br /> He was preceded in death by his wife, Marcelle Roux Lippe; parents, George and Louis Starkey Lippe; and brother, Floyd Lippe. <br /> He is survived by three sons, Roy Lippe Jr., Fabrice Lippe and Mark Lippe; a daughter, Irene Vlach; a sister, Lisa Brown; and two grandchildren. <br /> Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. on Saturday at Elizabethtown Memorial Gardens. Dixton-Atwood & Trowbridge Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.| free | 07/22/13 | 07/22/13 | Paulowski, Joe | Hillview | Kentucky | | | Joe Paulowski, 68, of Hillview, died on Tuesday, July 16, 2013. <br /> He was preceded in death by his parents, Leo Paulowski and Helen Hall Bradley; and a granddaughter, Jenna Coleman. <br /> He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Connie Paulowski; children, Lettisha (William) Coleman, Jennifer (Ron Moore) Paulowski and Joe (Natalie) Paulowski; 13 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; sisters, Pat Nair and Debbie French. <br /> Funeral services will be at Noon on Saturday, July 20, at Schoppenhorst, Underwood and Brooks Funeral Home in Shepherdsville with burial in Brookland Cemetery. Visitation will be from 1-8 p.m. on Friday and after 9 a.m. on Saturday.| free | 07/22/13 | 07/22/13 | Lanham, James Matthew | Shepherdsville | Kentucky | | | James Matthew Lanham, 93, of Shepherdsville, died on Thursday, July 11, 2013, at Regency Health Care Center. <br .< The native of Marion County was a member of Cedar Grove United Methodist Church, American Legion Post 157, former member of the Bullitt County Board of Education, former owner of The Pioneer News. <br /> He was preceded in death by his wife, Louise; parents, Effie and William Lanham; and all his siblings. < br /> He is survived by his daughter, Ann Wiley of Shepherdsville; grandchildren, Teresa (James) Melody and Matthew Wiley; great-grandchildren, Alexandria (Robert) Starks, Alisha Melody; and great-great-granddaughter, Maggie Mae Starks.<br /> Funeral services were held on Saturday, July 13, at Maraman Billings Funeral Home with burial in Cedar Grove Cemetery.